Has Altria Entered The Electronic Cigarette Market Just In Time?

by Elaine Carrington
Submitted by Elaine Carrington as part of our contributors program . Has Altria Entered The Electronic Cigarette Market Just In Time? The unquestionable rise in awareness concerning the negative health impact of smoking has led many analysts ...
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Three Variables to Consider Before Investing in Gold

by William Briat
Submitted by William Briat as part of our contributors program . Three Variables to Consider Before Investing in Gold While there continue to be many gold bugs out there, I’m not one of them—but I do see gold as a trading opportunity. G...
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Breakthrough Technology Unlocks Hidden Natural Gas Reserves

by Tim Maverick
Submitted by  Wall St. Daily as part of our  contributors program Breakthrough Technology Unlocks Hidden Natural Gas Reserves Those who doubt Australia’s ability to become the world’s largest exporter of liquefied natural gas (LNG) often po...
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Growth In Trading And Client Assets Drives Strong Quarter For Charles Schwab

by Trefis Team
Charles Schwab (NYSE:SCHW) announced its quarterly results on April 15, reporting a 15% annual increase in revenues. The brokerage firm reported a double-digit year-over-year (y-o-y) growth in its major revenue streams during the quarter- net int...
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Intel’s Q1’14 Earnings: Expanding Footprint In New Markets, Strong Data Center Performance & Higher PC Market Share Drive Growth

by Trefis Team
Leading chipmaker Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) believes that its recently reported Q1 2014 earnings mark a strong start to its fiscal 2014. At $12.76 billion, the company saw a 1.5% year-over-year increase in its revenue and reported earnings per share (d...
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American Eagle Outfitters Has Plenty To Explore In China & Mexico

by Trefis Team
One of the leading apparel chains in the U.S.,  American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE:AEO), has had a tough time in the recent past due to poor response to product changes and an overall weakness in the U.S. apparel industry. The company reported disma...
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Roche Reaffirms Full Year Outlook But Suffers From Currency Movements

by Trefis Team
Roche Holdings (OTC:RHHBY) recently released its Q1 2014 results and reported a slight decline of 1% in its revenues. However, this decline is primarily attributable to the strengthening of Swiss Franc against major currencies such as U.S. Dollar...
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Fox News Sees Continued Growth In Ratings And Subscription Fee

by Trefis Team
Twenty-First Century Fox ‘s (NASDAQ:FOX) Fox News Channel has reached 147th consecutive month at No. 1 spot in total viewers among cable news networks, in both total day and primetime. For the first quarter of 2014, Fox News was the only ca...
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Yahoo Earnings: Costs Drag Profitability Even As Revenue Grows

by Trefis Team
Yahoo! (NASDAQ:YHOO) reported its first quarter earnings Tuesday, April 15. The company posted a 1% year-on-year growth in net revenues (excluding Traffic Acquisition Cost or TAC) to $1.087 billion. However, the non-GAAP operating income decline...
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UTC’s Earnings Preview: Restructuring Costs Will Likely More Than Offset Sales Growth

by Trefis Team
United Technologies (NYSE:UTX) will announce its first quarter earnings Tuesday, April 22. The industrial conglomerate is coming off a good last year in which its revenues rose by 9% annually, driven by the Goodrich acquisition. The company’...
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Coca-Cola Earnings Review: Still Beverages Offset Decline In Sparkling, Restructuring Impacts Margins

by Trefis Team
The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) announced its Q1 earnings on April 15 as still beverages and emerging economies performed well. Net revenues fell 4% year-over-year to $10.6 billion, marred by structural changes and unfavorable currency translatio...
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Weak North American Market Shrinks Q1FY14 Sales Growth For L’Oréal

by Trefis Team
Global beauty giant L’Oréal (OTC:LRLCY) reported its Q1FY14 results on April 14, after the close of the European markets. Quarterly sales for the company stood at €5.46 billion, 2% lower than sales from a similar period in fiscal 2013. On a...
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Burger King Worldwide New Coverage: $29 Trefis Price Estimate

by Trefis Team
Burger King Worldwide (NYSE:BKW) is a fast food restaurant chain, which operates in the quick service restaurant category. Founded in 1954, it has over 13,600 restaurants across 97 countries. In 2010, Burger King was acquired by 3G Capital, a Bra...
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Weak Trading Revenues Weigh Down Q1 Results For Credit Suisse

by Trefis Team
Credit Suisse (NYSE:CS) reported worse-than-expected results for the first quarter on April 16, with a slump in its investment banking operations leading to a 12% reduction in net income for the Swiss banking giant compared to the same quarter la...
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Trends That Could Drive Baker Hughes’ Q1 Earnings

by Trefis Team
Baker Hughes (NYSE:BHI), the world’s third-largest oilfield services company, is expected to release its Q1 2014 earnings on April 17. We expect the company’s earnings to improve on a year-over-year basis, driven by stronger exploration and produ...
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